2 Days Shared Tour in Brownsberg and Ston Island
Brownsberg is a nature reserve located in Brokopondo District, about 130 km south of Paramaribo. The nature reserve covers more than 12,000 hectares and offers space for flora and fauna. The nature reserve is home to a variety of animal species and most of them occur at sunrise and sunset. During the walk the Howler Monkeys usually show up and you might see a wild deer or Pakira (forest pig). High in the treetops you will find several tropical birds and in the evening you will encounter many insect species that come off on light.
On this 2-day tour, you will visit the waterfalls and the flora and fauna of the Brownsberg Nature Park. On Stone Island you will have a boat trip on the lake and maybe spot some animals. After the boattrip you will have the opportunity to fish, swim, lie at the beach and enjoy nature and silence.ItineraryDay 1: Brownsberg - Ston IslandStop At:
Brownsberg Nature Park, Paramaribo Suriname
At 7.00 am we will depart from Paramaribo to Brownsberg. We will drive over the Afobakaweg while the guide informs you about the area. When arrived at Brownsberg you have a beautiful view of the Mazaroni plateau, you will see some Pakiras or a wild deer running around.
After a small information about the area, you will start the hike to one or more waterfalls. The trails go through the jungle and the hike is intensive, which requires a good physical condition of the travelers.
While hiking through the jungle the guide will inform you about the flora and fauna, you will see birds high in the treetops and even hear or if we are lucky see one of the howler monkeys. Arrived at the waterfalls you will have the chance to cool down under the water of the falls. Depending on the travelers we can visit 1 or 2 waterfalls.
After a while we return back to Mazaroni plateau for the lunch.
Duration: 4 hoursStop At:
Ston Eiland, Brownsweg, Suriname
After lunch, in the later afternoon, we depart from Brownsberg to Ston Island for the overnight stay. Ston Island is at the Brokopondo reservoir and is a resort with several small lodges. At Ston Island the guide will inform you about the place and you can even go swimming in the lake. In the evening, dinner is served and after dinner the guide will tell stories or play card games.
Duration: 10 hours
Accommodation included: Overnight stay at Ston Island. The lodges are based on 2 person rooms and the bath and toilet are shared.Day 2: Ston Island - ParamariboStop At:
Ston Eiland, Brownsweg, Suriname
The next morning breakfast is served. After breakfast we go for an 30 min boat trip on the lake. During the trip the guide will inform you everything you need to know about the lake and you can even spot some animals. After the boat trip you can also fish for piranhas.
In the afternoon lunch is served and after lunch it is time to go back to Paramaribo.
Duration: 9 hours
No accommodation included on this day.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"We advised travelers not to join the tour with infants"
"Travelers must bring their passports because of a check point that we will pass along the way"
"Travelers must bring mosquito repellent, sunscreen, sunglasses, bathing suit, towel, comfortable and sturdy shoes, long sleeved shirt and long pants"
"Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 2 Days
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up times:
- Courtyard by Marriott, Anton Drachtenweg 50-54, 06.15 am
- Torarica Resort, Rietberg plein 1, 06.30 am
- Joah Inn, Keizerstraat 91, 07.00 am
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.